|Insight: Methane Leak Flights / Pet Tales: Winterizing / Barry McGovern / Iris DeMent - Capital Public Radio, Inc.|
Methane Leak Flights - A faulty gas pipeline can release dangerous pollutants into the atmosphere but it can also be deadly, as we learned from a San Bruno pipeline explosion two years ago. These dangers make UC Davis Atmospheric Scientist Stephen Conley's work ever more important. He is flying a plane equipped with methane detecting instruments over Northern California to survey 600 miles of Pacific Gas and Electric pipeline, in search of leaks...
Keywords: KXJZ; Insight; Sacramento public radio; Capital Public Radio; CSU Sacramento; Stephen Conley, UC Davis atmospheric scientist; Ian Faloona, UC Davis atmospheric scientist; Gina Spadafori, pet expert and author; Barry McGovern, UC Davis Granada artist-in-residence; The Bacchae, Greek tragedy; Iris DeMent, Grammy-nominated country-folk singer, Sing the Delta
|Insight: California School Safety / Pet Tales / "A Sidekick Christmas" / Sound Advice - Capital Public Radio, Inc.|
California School Safety - "Something must be done." This is the sentiment echoing across the country and powerfully reiterated in a recent article by Liza Long entitled "I am Adam Lanza's Mother." The recent school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary has many wondering about the changes that may take place in the tragedy's aftermath, one of the primary thoughts being school safety in California. California Senate President Pro-tem Darrell Steinberg joins us today for a discussion about state legi...
Keywords: KXJZ; Insight; Sacramento public radio; Capital Public Radio; CSU Sacramento; school safety; Darrell Steinberg, California senate president; Pet Tales; Gina Spadafori, pet expert and author; pets; Sidekick Christmas, A; Andrew Ward, writer of A Sidekick Christmas; Barry Corbin, actor; Barry Corbin, narrator of A Sidekick Christmas; Sound Advice; Sound Advice, Classical; Sound Advice, Kent Teeters; Kent Teeters, Capital Public Radio classical host; holiday music